Readonly Editors Mode - plugin detail
This module controls the editable property of the text editors.
There is no log for this plugin so far.
Download size: 0.02 MB
Last Update: 2008-06-02
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This module controls the editable property of the text editors. The initial state of the editable property of text editor is controlled by the Tools:Options:Miscellaneous:Read Only Editors Mode:Open editors in read-only mode
option. The user can toggle the read-only mode using the editor toolbar action (button with open/closed lock icon). The default key binding for the toggle action is CTRL+R. There is an escape hack to override the key binding by setting the system property to a string
. The string value is parsed using
. You can set the system property using the
command line option or by setting it in the
It's not compatible with Netbeans IDE 6.9.1. The installer complains about Editor Library 2.10 being older than 1.25.
RE: Can a read-only file be made editable?
The intent of this plug-in was only to make the editor read-only or not to prevent accidentally editing a file that was otherwise editable.
Can a read-only file be made editable?
I read there is discussion and a bug filed for making a file writable by changing the read-only attribute on the file system. Is there a chance that this plugin can do that as well as changing a file to read only?